Re: Red Adair/Kuwait/Helicopter

Gary Handman (
Tue, 3 Aug 1999 15:22:03 -0700 (PDT)

A&E has a piece that might do the trick:

The Kuwaiti oil fires
| hell on earth /
| PLACE: New York :
|PUBLISHER: A&E Home Video,
| YEAR: 1992
| PUB TYPE: Audiovisual
| FORMAT: 1 videocassette (48 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
| NOTES: "AAE-20002"--Container.
| Executive producer, Robert Loy ; director/photography, James
Documentary showing devastation and destruction caused by the
| Iraqi army after they set ablaze the Kuwaiti oil fields. mean someone (other than ol' Francis Ford Coppola) trotted out
Wagner again in the service of
dramatic effect?

Gary Handman

At 01:21 PM 08/03/1999 -0700, you wrote:
>Whew! I hope that helps to identify that for which I seek!
>After the conflict in the Gulf, there was a video out there
>that followed the efforts of the wildcatters who sought to
>extinguish the burning oilfields of Kuwait. Lots of aerial
>shots, was it Wagner that provided the background music?
>I admit, Red Adair is an assumption on my part, but I think
>he was somehow involved. I only a snippet of this myself,
>but have a Faculty interested in obtaining it for our collection
>in VHS or DVD. Anybody out there have a line on this?
>Thanks in advance for any help.
>Joan Freeman Goodwin
>Media Center Supervisor
>Malcolm A. Love Library
>San Diego State University phone:(619)594-6759
>San Diego, California fax :(619)594-0718
Gary Handman
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley 94720-6000

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